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Editorial


  • January 2, 1998

    People’s Sellout

    Wall Street did not simply drag Europe's exchanges down in its fall.

    Daniel Singer

  • January 2, 1998

    What Price Gloire

    The only free Kanaks are dead ones, the outgoing French government might have argued.

    Daniel Singer

  • January 2, 1998

    Death in Vilnius

    At stake in the drama now unfolding in Vilnius is not just the fate of Lithuania or the Baltic States but the destinies of Mikhail Gorbachev and perestroika and the immediate future of p

    Daniel Singer

  • January 2, 1998

    To Market

    Performing political acrobatics on the edge of the economic precipice, the Poles are also showing how very far it is possible to go in Eastern Europe in the era of Gorbachev.

    Daniel Singer

  • January 2, 1998

    Papal Polonaise

    The post-Stalinist regimes of Eastern Europe collapsed in part because of the glaring contrast between theory and practice, promise and fulfillment.

    Daniel Singer

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  • January 2, 1998

    Back to Rwanda

    The arrival of French peacekeeping troops in Rwanda was rather like arsonists returning as the fire brigade.

    Daniel Singer

  • January 2, 1998

    Boris the Brief?

    Forced out of office and deliberately humiliated, Mikhail Gorbachev nevertheless left the historical stage with the dignity of an actor who was aware of the crucial part he had played.

    Daniel Singer

  • January 2, 1998

    Achille’s Gamble

    When Achille Occhetto, the new General Secretary, closed the debate at the Eighteenth Congress of the Italian Communist Party (P.C.I.) in Rome on March 21, the delegates gave him a ten-minute sta

    Daniel Singer

  • January 2, 1998

    Fast Forward

    The sorcerer's apprentices could not even stage a coup.

    Daniel Singer

  • January 2, 1998

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